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We live in Hong Kong but want to buy a home in London
Owners of properties in England could save ‘tens of thousands’ on the cost of extending leases
We haven’t been able to sell her house since her death last year
He is contributing to running costs but does that mean a stake in its ownership?
Friends want to make three homes out of one, plus who is liable if children are injured while trespassing on farmland?
Phasing out England’s inequitable leasehold system would require political action, not empty talk
Watchdog names Persimmon, Barratt, Countryside and Taylor Wimpey in potential mis-selling probe
My husband and I have divorced and are selling our house and flat
The pitfalls of converting a retail property into a residence, plus what to do about neighbours’ noisy canines
Reforms ‘to give peace of mind to many’ will be backdated to January 31 2020
Reforms are sorely needed, but will take years and have huge consequences
Understanding assets held in trust during a divorce — and should you withhold a percentage of cash from a builder until the job is completed to your liking?
Builders say prices have risen — but who should pay? Plus a stamp-duty conundrum
Plus, help for a landlord whose tenants have stopped paying rent
Some leases prohibit doing business — plus what to do when coronavirus halts completion of a sale
How to avoid a border dispute, and the courts — plus what to do about overcrowded shared housing
The agony of coastal erosion, plus what to do about risqué topiary
Change is afoot for leaseholders, plus how to force a landlord to fix leaking pipes
How to serve notice, and what to do about a disabled thermostat
The government has said it will extend development rights on homes — but don’t get the builders in just yet
Check a lease for short-term sublets and what to do about flooding from a neighbour’s driveway
What to do if you are suspicious about a sickly sycamore, and who pays for track repairs
He has never contributed to the mortgage payments
How to turn down the volume next door, and ways to guard against gazumping
I own a large farm and wish to convert a barn into residential accommodation for my son